Rufous-capped spinetail

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Rufous-capped spinetail
Synallaxis ruficapilla -Sitio Arapongal, Registro, Sao Paulo, Brasil-8.jpg
At Registro, São Paulo, Brazil
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Aves
Order: Passeriformes
Family: Furnariidae
Genus: Synallaxis
Species: S. ruficapilla
Binomial name
Synallaxis ruficapilla
Vieillot, 1819

The rufous-capped spinetail (Synallaxis ruficapilla) is a species of bird in the family Furnariidae. It is found in the southern Atlantic Forest. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, and heavily degraded former forest.